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I purchased your program thinking it would convert all MAC programs to PC format. I am trying to convert McFamilytree so I can use it on my PC and I cannot. If this is not possible could I get a refund as the program is of no value to me other than this conversion

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  • lmair36 Jul 14, 2008

    Conversions Plus 660 is the program

  • lmair36 Jul 14, 2008

    Can you suggest one? I am using conversion Plus 660

  • lmair36 Jul 14, 2008

    Does anyone know a PC program that will accept data from McFamilytree? The person that has the data I need has a MAC and of course like almost everyone else I have a PC.

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Greetings,

Mileage varies with Conversion Softwares.
Some converted software works, some fails specially if the application was originally written for the PowerPC processor.

Keep us posted and thank you for using our service.
FixYa for all your troubleshooting needs.

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Im sure theres some limitations to those conversion programs.

There are quite a few family tree programs out there for PC use. Some are free as well.

Is it possible to export the data from McFamilytree into another program?

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What program is that ?

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  • Rishi Roshan Ali Jul 14, 2008

    Sir I think you misunderstood the program, It does not convert the SOFTWARE it converts the file formats, basically what it does is convert windows files (like microsoft word .doc) to another file type that can be acessed on the Mac..



    Fixya isnt responsible for that software product, we do not develop programs but rather offer supprot for them ,, if you require more information on a refund please use this link

    http://www.dataviz.com/products/conversi...

  • Rishi Roshan Ali Jul 14, 2008

    Currently it isnt possible to convert software from one Os to another, These programs were specifically wirtten for macintosh and will not work on windows, neighter will Linux. The only software that will are os independent software. Meaing programs that are written in assembler and does not depend on libarys or Os specific calls or functions. YOu can Only convert the files saved or created by these software so that it can be read by anoter software from another operating system. e.g

    you can convert a Apple power book file to be read my microsoft word or vice versa.

    But to convert the program itself is currently impossible.



    I will help as best as i can in assiting you in what ever way possible



  • Rishi Roshan Ali Jul 14, 2008

    Here are some Genealogy Software for windows

    http://genealogy.about.com/od/software_w...

  • Rishi Roshan Ali Jul 14, 2008

    Finding a converter for the file types well thats another story

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